That One Night I Stopped By Bru’s Desk…

Three weeks ago, Amy Jennings, Eric Olmscheid, Emily Abbas, and I were invited by Des Moines Register business writer Lynn Hicks to take a tour through The Des Moines Register after a “14 People to Watch in 2014” panel at Capital Square. I had toured the new Register offices before (thanks to Josh Hafner), but I decided to go … More That One Night I Stopped By Bru’s Desk…

One More Ride

Nine NCAA Division III national titles. 20 consecutive Iowa Conference championships. 164 consecutive Iowa Conference dual wins. 70 Academic All-Americans. 34 Individual national champions. Nearly 100 former wrestlers are coaching on the high school or college level. Not too bad for a guy who hails from Waterloo, Iowa. Jim Miller has had one hell of … More One More Ride

Sunday Sports Leisure Reading – March 25, 2012

I haven’t done one of these for awhile, but there’s plenty of stuff going on that’s flying under the radar. Deadspin this week profiled two former Drake Basketball greats in their series, “Tell Me When It’s Over”.  Willie Wise and current Drake color analyst Dolph Pulliam recalled their run to the Final Four and facing … More Sunday Sports Leisure Reading – March 25, 2012